The clocks have gone back, it’s getting cold and it’s getting dark very early… winter’s coming!

12573760_1086510241416720_8136014869611803623_nWhy not spend a few days at Lake Como? In the winter the lake is so peaceful, the few tourists and the amazing colours in a cleary sunny day create an incredible backdrop to the tranquility of the lake.
At the moment Lake Como is getting ready for the the amazing festivals and Christmas markets that come this time of the year!
From November 26th to January 7th infact the city of Como transforms with a series of events to get you into the Christmas spirit!

The city will be lightend up by the Como Magic Light Festival : 3D videomapping are projected on the facade of several historic buildings of the city creating a combination of amazing lights and sound effects and animating the city during the festive season.

Piazza Cavour and Piazza Plinio will be turned into a festive marketplace with the traditional Christmas Markets with more than 40 cottage-style wooden stalls. You’ll enjoy delicious foods and sweets whilst browsing through the illuminated cabins selling Christmassy ornaments jewellery, decorations and artwork.
Besides picking up a unique present for Christmas you’ll be able to taste freshly cooked local food and delicacies: a great way to experience the authentic Italian tradition.

14908363_1219203391459301_680346258332352768_nIf you’re lucky to be in the square on 24th December you might meet Father Christmas, delivering children’s presents on Christmas Eve.
Discover the Italian Christmas traditions at Lake Como, ,… the ideal setting for an inspiring and romantic retreat. On a sunny day the colors of the lake are amazing, and the snow capped mountains, clear blue skies and puffy clouds create an incredible backdrop to the peace and serenity of the lake.

If you are looking to visit Lake Como and experience the exquisite as well as tranquil surroundings, check out these accommodations for rent.

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